Sri Lanka's largest wind power project is to be commissioned in May this year under the government's initiative of producing 10 % of the country's' electricity from renewable energy sources by 2015.
Sustainable Energy Authority (SEA) officials said Seguwantivu Wind Power (Pvt) Ltd and Vidatamunai Wind Power (Pvt) Ltd. are setting up the country's largest wind power project of 20MW on the coast of Puttalam.
Work on the project, is nearing completion with logistics support from Agility Project Logistics, a global leader in project logistics services. This will be the first ever windmill project in Sri Lanka and is estimated cost Rs. 4.2 billion.